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The Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-03

At A Glance

The Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation

(formerly The Jeff Gordon Foundation)

7575 West Winds Blvd. N.W., Ste., C

Concord, NC United States 28027-3328

Telephone: (980) 255-8508

URL: www.jeffgordonchildrensfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $1,031,388

Total giving: $967,491

EIN

562174163

BRIDGE Number

6758618387

Background

Established in 1999 in NC - Founded by Jeff Gordon, a professional race car driver. He is a four-time NASCAR Winston Cup (now known as the Sprint Cup) Series champion and a three-time Daytona 500 winner. ESPN ranked him as the tenth best racer in the top 25 greatest drivers of all time.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports children battling cancer by funding programs that improve patients' quality of life, treatment programs that increase survivorship and pediatric medical research dedicated to finding a cure. Additionally, the foundation provides support to the Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital in Concord, NC, which serves children in the community by providing a high level of primary and specialty pediatric care.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Cancers
  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Pediatrics
  • Specialty hospital care
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $1,031,388 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,337,418

Expenditures: $1,622,834

Total giving: $967,491

Qualifying distributions: $1,474,036